My Way Access' Dermot Devlin Speaks to Frank Mitchell

Dermot Devlin of My Way Access speaks to Frank Mitchell on stage at the Spirit of Northern Ireland Awards, at the Culloden Hotel in Holywood, Belfast. The awards from The Sunday Life and sponsored by SpecSavers is an annual event shown on UTV. Dermot was nominated under the catergory for Overcoming Adversity. Here Frank talks […]

Disabled Shoppers 'Should Attract Firms'

Smarter businesses and savvy shopping could reduce the extra living costs faced by disabled people, the head of a new commission has said. A year-long study into the premium paid by disabled people has been unveiled. The commission’s chairman Robin Hindle Fisher has said he wants to expose unscrupulous firms overcharging disabled people. He said […]

Dermot Devlin Appears on Irish TV's Tyrone County Matters

In the run up to My Way Access’s Dermot Devlin’s nomination for The Spirit of Northern Ireland Award, Irish TV‘s Cliodhna Fullen came to Omagh Enterprise to meet Dermot. During the interview, Dermot spoke about his role at Omagh Enterprise, what he does and hopes to achieve with My Way Access. Dermot also tells us […]

My Way Access Photoshop Winner

After some great entries to the My Way Access Photoshop Competition recently, I can announce that the winner is Claire O’Neill of Claire O’Neill Photography. Thank you for a great picture Claire. I think it’s fantastic and it really made me laugh my silly head off! Capturing moments which otherwise would be lost in time […]

European Commission Access • City Award 2015

EU cities are invited to participate in the fifth edition of the Access City Award – The European Prize for making cities more accessible to people with disabilities and older people. The European Commission continues to encourage cities with over 50 000 inhabitants from all Member States to present their activities and strategies designed to […]

The New Pioner Multi Accessibility Boat

The Pioner Multi Accessibility Boat is the first of its kind to reach Irish Waters. The boat has been rigged by Flood Marine Services to ensure that wheelchair’s can gain access to the boat and be secured safely while also ensuring there is zero polutants going into our water. Read more: floodmarine.co.uk

Dublin Airport Makes Flying With Autism A Seamless Journey

Ireland’s main airport, Dublin sets the European benchmark for passengers with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), helping them make the flying experience a seamless one. Parents and carers of children and adults with ASD are fully aware of the importance of good planning ahead of going to the airport to catch your flight to the holiday […]

My Way Access Green Background Photoshop Competition

Over the weekend, I posted a picture on Facebook and Twitter of myself, asking people to have a little fun with photoshop on it. The response has been fantastic and I had some great entries. I’ve decided to extend the deadline to Monday 23rd June at 10.00am. I’ve been enjoying myself too much looking at […]

Is Mirta The New Messi?

Rumours are coming out from The World Cup in Brazil that FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi has been injured in training and is unable to play for his country Argentina. A bitter blow for Messi. However, all is not lost. In the small village of Greencastle in Co. Tyrone, a small Jack Russell crossbreed has been […]

Tree of Hope Black Tie Charity Event

Tree of Hope is a children’s charity which helps provide much needed assistance to families of sick and disabled children. They do this by trying to raise funds to help pay for specialist medical treatment, therapy and equipment not available from other services. As a small charity funds are limited, so they reply heavily on […]